As the United States' War on Terror continues into its inevitable "second phase," Iraq is emerging as the most likely next target. Senior members of the Bush administration have publicly specified their reasons for a U.S.-sponsored "regime change" in Baghdad. Though international support for an unprovoked attack on Iraq is almost non-existent, plans for such an undertaking, and possible outcomes, are discussed in U.S. newspapers and on talk shows as if they were imminent.... Topics: Shibley Telhami, Shibley Telhami, Iraq, war, audio, mp3
For Better or Worse? The Changing U.S. Role in the Peace Process Friday, October 8, 1999 Report from a Palestine Center briefing with Shibley Telhami 8 October 1999'Shibley Telhami opened his remarks at a 30 September 1999 Center luncheon briefing with the 'controversial proposition' that more U.S. involvement in the Middle East peace process is not necessarily better. Telhami, who holds the Anwar Sadat Chair for Peace and Development at the University of Maryland, cited examples of increased... Topics: Palestine Center, mp3, audio, Shibley Telhami, United States, peace process
Shibley Telhami 13 March 1998 Palestine Center Washington, DC Shibley Telhami, a professor at the University of Maryland and a nonresident senior fellow in the Saban Center for Middle East Policy, is a former advisor to the U.S. Mission to the United Nations and the Iraq Study Group. He is an expert on U.S. policy in the Middle East, particularly on the role of the news media in shaping political identity and public opinion in the region. www.thejerusalemfund.org Topics: Shibley Telhami, Palestine Center, audio, palestinian, mp3, Israel
Ms. Dalal Hasan, Member of the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs’ observer team to the 25 January 2006 legislative elections. Edward Abington, Former U.S. Consul General to Jerusalem and a political consultant to the Palestinian Authority. Dr. Shibley Telhami, Anwar Sadat Chair for Peace and Development at the University of Maryland and a Senior Fellow at the Saban Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institution. Topics: Palestinian Elections, Dalal Hasan, Edward Abington, Shibley Telhami, Palestine Center, israel,...
Session one of a four-part symposium, held as part of the Iraq's Impact on the Future of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy research project at the Council on Foreign Relations. Speakers: - Toby Dodge, Consulting Senior Fellow for the Middle East, International Institute for Strategic Studies. - Steven Simon, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations. - Shibley Telhami, Anwar Sadat Chair for Peace and Development, University of Maryland. Presider: F. Gregory Gause III,... Topics: Iraq, Toby Dodge, Steven Simon, Shibley Telhami, Steven Simon, foreign policy, defense policy
After the Afghanistan war, the United States had a unique historical opportunity to effect change in the Middle East. With national public opinion solidly behind President George W. Bush, and world opinion still sympathetic to the United States in the aftermath of the September 11, 2001 attacks, Bush had "almost carte blanche on priorities of foreign policy," said University of Maryland Political Science Professor Shibley Telhami. However instead of using that carte blanche to address... Topics: Palestine Center, Shibley Telhami, Palestinian-Israeli Conflict, Iraq, peace, audio, mp3